Golf News for Tuesday, July 31, 2012
"While I am unable to talk about the European Team rain suit in detail, I can say that we have developed an ultra-lightweight and super-soft waterproof-breathable fabric that the players will find is almost completely silent to swing in," said Richard Head, ProQuip's Chief Designer. [... more » ]
"We've seen huge success in the Ashworth Cardiff shoe and feel this new mesh version will reach a different segment of golfers seeking a lighter, more breathable option," said Bill Price, VP Ashworth Footwear. [... more » ]
"We are extremely honored and pleased to receive a silver medal on Golf Digest's Hot List," said Christopher de Movellan, global business development manager. "To be named as one of the top push carts on the market is a testament to Orlimar's ongoing commitment in providing golf equipment with the most-advanced technology and superior performance at a great value." [... more » ]
"The new Fashion Designer Panel is another valuable opportunity for attendees from both the PGA Expo and MRket to network and discover crossover merchandising opportunities and the latest trends to impact their businesses back home," said PGA Golf Exhibitions Industry Vice President John McGeary. [... more » ]
The whimsical name "Birdsfoot" gives golfers a hint of what they're about to enjoy at Birdsfoot Golf Club, a Pittsburgh-area favorite. Where many lesser golf courses pulse with pretense, Birdsfoot's a charming gem that scores with friendly staff and great golf that'll test all skill levels. Relax in a great room, enjoy breakfast, and then a full day of unlimited golf. [... more » ]
"We knew that this would be a difficult category to enter but we saw the need in the marketplace for an affordable elite performance brand of clubs. After much research and development we were able to deliver just that," said John Iacono, President and Founder of Zero Friction. [... more » ]
"We're thrilled to work with Sequoia Golf Management as we embark on a number of short-term and long-term renovations at Rancho Vista," said Sally Waranch Rajcic, co-owner of Rancho Vista Golf Club. "They had innovative ideas to help our club reach its full potential." [... more » ]
"So many golf courses claim to be unique, yet Lofoten Links is that and so much more. Not only are the surroundings visually stunning, but its location relative to the Arctic Circle means that it truly offers golfers a once-in-a-lifetime experience," said Bruce Glasco, Vice-President and Managing Director, Troon International Operations. [... more » ]
"We are extremely excited with the additions of Neff, Webber and Burrows. This trio gives Pukka the necessary level of experience and manpower to increase market share and properly service their respective territories," said John Bond, Pukka's Vice President of Sales. [... more » ]